Interpreter / Translator

Army Houston Recruiting Battalion

Houston, TX

JOB DETAILS
HEADQUARTERS
Houston, TX, US
LOCATION
Houston, TX
POSTED
30+ days ago
Enlist as a soldier into the United States Army and become a certified Interpreter/Translator, responsible for interpreting and preparing translations between English and a foreign language. This is not a civilian contractor position. No experience necessary. Position is entry level.

JOB DUTIES:
  • Prepare nontechnical translations into the target language and perform sight translations from a target language into English.
  • Assist military contracting officers with local purchases.
  • Provide interpretation support at military traffic control points and local media events.

REQUIREMENTS:
Proficient in one or more of the following target languages:
  • Pushtu/Pashto/Pachto
  • Pushtu-Afghan
  • Persian-Afghan (Dari)
  • Persian-Iranian (Farsi)
  • Arabic-Modern Standard
  • Arabic-Gulf-Iraqi
  • Arabic-Egyptian
  • Arabic-Levantine
  • Arabic-Libyan
  • Arabic-Moroccan
  • Arabic-Tunisian

PAID TRAINING:
  • 10 weeks of Basic Training.
  • 6 weeks of Technical School with on-the-job instructions.

BENEFITS:
  • 30 days paid vacation annually.
  • Full Healthcare coverage for you and your Family.
  • Educational benefits worth over $72,000.
  • Obtain Industry standard recognized certifications.

ORGANIZATIONAL REQUIREMENTS:
  • No felonies. (Defer Adjudication included).
  • Current High School Senior, High school graduate or GED equivalent.
  • Permanent resident or US citizen.
  • Meet physical standards based on gender and age.
  • Pass the Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery (ASVAB) test.

About the Company

Army Houston Recruiting Battalion